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  1. January 31

    1st Annual Cover Crop Roundtable Come join local growers and WSU Extension Specialists to discuss cover crop successes and challenges and making cover crops work for our region’s farms. We’ll start with an introduction to the new Western Cover Crop Council and its initiatives to support on-farm cover crop research and collaborations, and an update from WSU on their current cover crop research activities. The afternoon will feature a panel of cover cropping farmers to jumpstart an interactive discussion with attendees. Please jo...
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  2. February 2

    Adriana Hess Work Parties The Adriana Hess Habitat Stewards work to maintain valuable open space at the Adriana Hess Wetland Park, which is home to the Tahoma Audubon Society. They get together the first Saturday of every month and would love to have your help! Currently recruiting for a Co-Habitat Steward position.
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  3. February 2

    2019 Seed Swap, Potluck, and Story Share We know that plants and people have a special relationship through time, and seeds symbolize the stories of that relationship. At our Seed Swap, people bring homemade family dishes, and share stories and memories about seeds and/or plants that have been passed down in their families for generations. Because increasing food access is in our mission, we receive seed donations from various seed companies specializing in heritage and heirloom varieties so everyone has access to fresh, locall...
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  1. February 4

    Gilmur Grubbers Work Parties The Gilmur Grubbers have taken on maintaining Thelma Gilmur Park, the only wetland park in Fircrest. The group meets the first Monday of each month from 9:00am to 12:00pm and would love to have you join them.
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  2. February 5

    Prepare for a Successful Grazing Season Spring is in the air! While that might seem a little premature less than a month into winter, consider this: a successful grazing season begins with solid off-season planning. Join us for an evening focused on five things you can do right now to prepare for spring and beyond. Learn how to improve your eye for your pasture’s condition and use that information to develop or refine your grazing system. Gain the skills to feed your forages with the right nutrients at the right time as well as other ...
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  3. February 9

    Meeker Minions Work Parties The Meeker Minions Habitat Stewards continue to work hard at maintaining and restoring the beautiful habitat at our Meeker Creek Restoration Site. The (self-named) Minions hold work parties the 2nd Saturday of every month from 9am to 12pm. Come lend a hand and learn how rewarding it is to be a Habitat Steward!
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